[linux-audio-user] Appropriate Directory Structure

Jan Depner eviltwin69 at cableone.net
Thu Feb 3 14:39:36 EST 2005

On Thu, 2005-02-03 at 11:50, Lee Revell wrote:
> On Wed, 2005-02-02 at 14:27 -0600, Jan Depner wrote:
> > I tend to dislike partitioning into a bunch of small pieces like Red Hat
> > defaults to.  The reason being that you will eventually run out of space
> > in /tmp or /home or /usr or wherever you don't think you're going to run
> > out of space (see Murphy's law).  For our systems at work (and my home
> > systems) I usually partition the main drive as follows:
> Since around RH9 or FC1, Red Hat does not do this anymore.  By default
> you get one huge root partition.  Really, partitioning up a single disk
> for /home and /var and /usr stopped making sense when disks got really
> huge a few years ago.

    Cool.  I didn't know since I quit taking their partition advice when
they started doing it like SunOS (before Solaris) used to do it.


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